Chief Executive Carrie Lam during a question-and-answer session at the Legislative Council Complex on Thursday, a day after delivering the 2019 policy address. Photo: Nora Tam

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam says return of rent control and subsidies will be considered to alleviate hardships of the poor

  • City leader wants to give government departments a year to evaluate rent situation and come up with a ‘more reliable scheme’
  • NGO worker Angela Lui wants the government to not just give temporary relief to tenants but ensure supply of housing as well
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Chief Executive Carrie Lam during a question-and-answer session at the Legislative Council Complex on Thursday, a day after delivering the 2019 policy address. Photo: Nora Tam
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